There are 2 translations of continent in Spanish:

continent1

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːntnənt; ˈkɒntɪnənt/

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of continent in Spanish:

continent2

adj

  • 1.1 (restrained) continente
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    • They believed that the church should be made up of women and men who were sexually continent and who also abstained from wine and meat.
    • They were sexually continent all their lives.
    1.2 [Med] que controla los esfínteres
    More example sentences
    • We compared the risk of urinary incontinence in the daughters of incontinent women with that in the daughters of continent women.
    • This provides a mechanism to influence the two muscle groups to work in concert for continent urine storage and release.
    • The patients in the study were losing the ability to dress themselves, bathe, use the toilet, clean themselves, and remain continent.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.